Riot court summons IPS officer Himanshu Shukla in Naroda Gam case

A special court trying the 2002 Naroda Gam riot case here on Tuesday summoned the investigating officer Himanshu Shukla of SIT to explain how a CD containing certain phone call records went missing.

Sudden cancellation of scientist's lecture at IIMC sparks a row

Last minute cancellation of a lecture by scientist Gauhar Raza, who also made a documentary on the 2002 Gujarat riots, at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), has triggered a controversy but the government-run institute maintained that it was due to "purely administrative reason".

Former Ahmedabad city top cop Pandey had no criminal role in riot: SIT

The Special Investigation Team (SIT), which was set up to probe the 2002 Gulberg Society riot case, told the trial court here on Thursday that former Ahmedabad city Police Commissioner P C Pandey had no criminal role in the incident.

Naroda Patiya riots: SC stays proceedings in Gujarat HC for two months

The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed for two months proceedings in the Gujarat High Court on appeals filed by the convicts in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riots case in which former Minister Maya Kodnani was awarded life sentence.

SC to hear plea against separate hearing of Kodnani's appeal

 The Supreme Court will hear on Thursday a plea questioning Gujarat High Court hearing appeal of former state minister Maya Kodnani`s challenging her conviction and sentencing in Norada Patiya massacre during 2002 Gujarat riots while excluding other co-accused.

What were 2002 Gujarat riots?, Nitish asks BJP

Launching a scathing attack on the BJP for its "jungle raj 2" barb, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday asked "what were the 2002 Gujarat riots?"

Gulberg: 'Mob carried out massacre as top cops delayed response'

 Top police officials deliberately did not react in time to rein in a mob that went on the rampage and killed 69 people of the minority community at Gulberg Society during the 2002 riots, a special court here was told today.

SC extends stay on Teesta Setalvad's arrest, refers anticipatory bail plea to larger bench

The Supreme Court on Thursday extended the stay on arrest of social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand in connection with a case of alleged embezzlement of funds for a museum at Ahmedabad's Gulbarg Society that was devastated in the 2002 Gujarat riots.

British victims' family slams Gujarat riots acquittal verdict

The acquittal of six people in a case related to the killing of three British nationals of Indian origin during the 2002 Gujarat riots was today described as a "failure of justice" by the victims' family.

Teesta Setalvad denied anticipatory bail in fraud case, SC stays arrest till Friday
Teesta Setalvad denied anticipatory bail in fraud case, SC stays arrest till Friday

The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the arrest of social activist Teesta Setalvad till Friday in the Gulberg Society fund embezzlement case.

2002 riots: Lawsuit against PM Narendra Modi dismissed by US judge
2002 riots: Lawsuit against PM Narendra Modi dismissed by US judge

A lawsuit against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which claimed that he failed to stop 2002 riots in Gujarat, was dismissed by a US judge in New York on Wednesday.

US judge dismisses suit against PM Modi over 2002 riots

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not have to face a US lawsuit claiming he failed to stop anti-Muslim rioting in 2002, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday.

Gulberg case: SIT lawyer recounts testimonies of two witnesses

The lawyer of the Supreme Court-appointed special investigation team, the prosecuting agency in the Gulberg Society massacre case from the 2002 Gujarat riots, Wednesday summed up testimonies of two witnesses.

SC rejects bail plea of accused in 2002 Gulberg Society case

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to grant bail to one of the accused in the Gulberg Society massacre case of 2002 Gujarat riots in which former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed, saying it has asked the lower court to conclude trial in three months.

Rahul Sharma, who took on Gujarat govt on 2002 riots, seeks retirement

IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who had openly taken on Gujarat government over the 2002 Godhra riots, has sought early retirement citing personal reasons.

US court seeks response to challenge to PM Modi immunity

A US federal court has asked the State Department to respond by December 10 to a human rights group's challenge to immunity for Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his alleged complicity in 2002 Gujarat riots.

Gulberg Society case: Daily hearing in trial court from November 27

A special court trying the Gulberg Society massacre case pertaining to the killing of 68 people, including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, during the 2002 communal riots will commence daily hearing from November 27 following directions of the Supreme Court.

2002 Godhra riots: Nanavati panel gives clean chit to PM Narendra Modi
2002 Godhra riots: Nanavati panel gives clean chit to PM Narendra Modi

The Justice Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat, on Tuesday submitted its final report to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel.

UK national sought to be re-examined in Gujarat riots case

The Supreme Court-appointed special investigation team has sought to re-examine a witness in a case related to the killing of three UK nationals during the 2002 post-Godhra riots, as the earlier testimony was found to be difficult to understand because of the "accent".

#CowardModi trends on Twitter in Pakistan

Embarrassed by the loss meted out to Pakistan by the Indian Army, the citizens of the South Asian nation on Wednesday took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused India of violating ceasefire on the occasion of Eid.